Errors ORA-12008 And ORA-904 Invalid Identifier While Fast Refreshing (Doc ID 1331516.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 02, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 11.2.0.2 to 11.2.0.3 [Release 11.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

On 11.2.0.2 release, while trying to do a FAST refresh on the Materialized View, then the following errors occur:

BEGIN
DBMS_SNAPSHOT.REFRESH(
LIST => 'TBS.MV_CDR_CLI_ISOCODE'
,METHOD => 'F'
,PUSH_DEFERRED_RPC => TRUE
,REFRESH_AFTER_ERRORS => FALSE
,PURGE_OPTION => 1
,PARALLELISM => 0
,ATOMIC_REFRESH => TRUE
,NESTED => FALSE);
END;
Error at line 2
ORA-12008: error in materialized view refresh path
ORA-00904: "DLT$0"."STARTTIME": invalid identifier
ORA-06512: at "SYS.DBMS_SNAPSHOT", line 2566
ORA-06512: at "SYS.DBMS_SNAPSHOT", line 2779
ORA-06512: at "SYS.DBMS_SNAPSHOT", line 2748


The COMPLETE refresh works fine. Only the FAST refresh causes these errors.

Cause

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